Alakol record attendance observed this year

31 July, 2018, 17:30 197
Alakol record attendance observed this year

Since the start of the beach season the number of those who took a rest is about 450 thousand people, governor’s office of the East Kazakhstan region.

According to operational data, the contingent of vacationers on the coast of the therapeutic lake Alakol in 2018 will be more than 600 thousand people or with growth by 2017 by 30%, BNews.kz reports with reference to the press service of the governor’s office of the East Kazakhstan region.

Since the beginning of the beach season, the number of those who took a rest is about 450 thousand people, among them - the number of one-day visitors is 300 thousand people, the approximate number of tourists in holiday homes is more than 150 thousand people. Note that information about the number of vacationers is updated by the staff of the tourist center every day. It is also open for the convenience of visitors. It contains data about all recreation centers.

Alakol pays a special attention to the safety and comfort of recreation. Thus,  for the safety of tourists about 100 cameras were installed around the Arbat. Also around the clock are medical stations, police service and rescuers of the Eastern Regional Aeromobile Operative Rescue Team.

In addition, on the instructions of the head of the region Danial Akhmetov, 30 free Wi-Fi points are installed on the coast of Lake Alakol. Each will cover a radius of 200 meters. According to deputy governor of Urdzhar district Didar Khamitov, the company of Kazakhtelecom JSC is installing the wireless LAN. Starting from the bus station to Arbat, Wi-Fi is already running.

In the current year, on the coast of the lake, the number of business facilities that provide services to holidaymakers amounted to 246, including 161 recreation centers, 3 restaurants, 12 cafes, 27 shops, 3 dining rooms, 36 kiosks, 2 pharmacies, 3 medical posts and 1 bus station. Alakol medical centers are open 24 hours a day. Dozens of policemen patrol the coast. For the safety of tourists, about 100 cameras were installed around the Arbat. Video surveillance is conducted around the clock. Information is recorded, and all data is sent to police stations.